Category Archives: SMME

Five Learning Habits You Should Adopt Today

  Productive entrepreneurs have realised that ongoing learning is key to not only a successful business but also a fulfilled life. Here are five ways you can entrench the habit of lifelong learning in your life, starting today. Business owners…

Reimagining Your Company Vision

  “What you do is less important that why you do it” – Mike Stopforth, CEO: Cerebra Creating a company vision and mission statement can seem daunting, but if you start by developing an accessible and interesting story around your…

The Makings of an Effective Leader

  “Servant leadership, stepping back and showing your employees what to do through example, assistance, guidance and mentorships…is the kind of leadership that people today gravitate towards and don’t fight against.” – Mike Stopforth, Co-founder & CEO: Cerebra As many businesses…

Five Questions That Will Drive You to Success

  Businesses sometimes face a problem that just won’t go away, despite their best efforts. Asking five simple questions will help you understand the root cause and to successfully solve the problem. In running a business, you will encounter many…

8 Vital Sales Management Tips to Boost Performance

  Breathe new life into your sales team by following these eight tips to improve sales performance. Businesses need to make sales in order to survive and thrive. Your sales team is a pivotal element of this and paying attention…

Implementing the Internet Of Things in your Business

  The Internet of Things (IoT) is considered to be not only the next technological leap, but ultimately one of the most critical drivers for change for businesses implementing a digitalisation strategy. Today, societal, commercial and industrial transformation is being…

Six Inventive Ways to Foster Creativity in the Workplace

  Creativity is the lifeblood of your business and will help you differentiate your business from the rest of the market. Here’s how to encourage creativity in your company. How well brands perform is becoming increasingly dependent on the organisation’s…

Inspiring Brand Loyalty through a Digital Paradigm Shift

  Through data analysis and keeping abreast of trends and sentiment on social media, it is becoming easier to quantify the impact that digitalisation has on a business. As we explored last week, consumers are using technology more than ever,…

How to Revive your Company Vision

  Business owners have the power to take their companies’ vision from dream to reality through their attitude and actions. Your company’s vision, the very heart of your business’s existence, gives meaning to everything the company does. For your business…